"My decision to sell was aimed at competitiveness and growth. And now we can address new clientele", says Peter Lippert, managing director of Lippert Embedded Computers, of the takeover by Adlink Technology. "Financial pressure or health reasons didn't come into it." Important for the customer, "Basically there's no change to start with", emphasizes Lippert, "our products will continue to be manufactured in Germany." Lippert himself will also remain with the company.